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Definition of Pka

Pka Definition from Science & Technology Dictionaries & Glossaries
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(pKa) Compare with acid dissociation constant .The pKa of an acid is minus the base-10 log of its acid dissociation constant , pKa = - log Ka. For example, a pKa of 5 is equivalent to an acid dissociation constant of 10-5.
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Pka Definition from Computer & Internet Dictionaries & Glossaries
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Pka Definition from Encyclopedia Dictionaries & Glossaries
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PKA, pKa, or other similar variations may stand for:

  • pKa, the symbol for the acid dissociation constant at logarithmic scale
  • Protein kinase A, a class of cAMP-dependent enzymes
  • Pi Kappa Alpha, the North-American social fraternity
  • Public key authentication, establishing key authenticity in public-key cryptography 
  • Professional Karate Association
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An acid dissociation constant, Ka, (also known as acidity constant, or acid-ionization constant) is a quantitative measure of the strength of an acid in solution. It is the equilibrium constant for a chemical reaction known as dissociation in the context of acid-base reactions. The larger the Ka value, the more dissociation of the molecules in solution and thus the stronger the acid.

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Pi Kappa Alpha (ΠΚΑ) is a North American Greek letter college fraternity which was founded in 1868. The fraternity has over 220 chapters and colonies with 14,000 undergraduate members and 250,000 lifetime initiates. Pi Kappa Alpha was originally a whites-only Southern organization, but became a national fraternity in 1909, and removed its racial restrictions in 1964.

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